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Sign the Petition to Extend UI Benefits PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: society, safety, women, politics, rights, news, law, humans, interesting, government, ethics, family, culture, americans, republicans, politics, obama, democrats )

- 621 days ago -
Sign the petition, and urge Congress to do the right thing and extend Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits now.
Senate Sanctions and Saber-Rattling Could Sabotage Diplomacy PETITION!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ian, middle-east, israel, sanctions, conflict, ethics, government, world, society, politics, news, interesting, safety, democrats, republicans, americans, congress, dishonesty )

- 684 days ago -
new sanctions could immediately sabotage the delicate diplomatic progress with Iran. The bill also calls for pledging U.S. military support for a potential Israeli attack on Iran, which countless U.S. and Israeli officials have warned would be catastrop
Petition Campaign Kicks Off Asking Pres. Obama for Cesar Chavez National Day of Service
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: holiday, obama, society, safety, politics, law, humans, interesting, government, culture, ethics, activists, americans )

- 703 days ago -
By successfully organizing the poorest of the poor, Cesar Chavez gave hope and pride to generations of Latinos. He also inspired millions of other Americans from all walks of life who never worked on a farm to strive for social justice.
Tell Your House Member: Absolutely No Cuts to Food Stamps. None. PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: children, humans, diet, food, family, news, safety, society, americans, culture, dishonesty, interesting, politics, sadness, democrats, republicans )

- 711 days ago -
Sign and email a petition your House member now, and tell them in no uncertain terms: No Farm Bill that cuts food stamps. Absolutely no cuts to food stamps at all. None.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: slave labor, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, ethics, crime, government, interesting, humans, news, politics, society, violence, society, child, law )

- 723 days ago -
Children as young as 5 years-old are kept from school, forced to work 7 days a week for up to 18 hours a day and end up with crippling injuries, respiratory disorders and chronic pain.
Tell Congress: Protect Victims of Military Sexual Assault - PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: women, violence, society, safety, sadness, rights, politics, news, interesting, humans, government, ethics, culture, crime, abuse, americans, congress, democrats, ethics, government, news )

- 737 days ago -
Help us fight for justice for our military members: they deserve a justice system worthy of their service. With the Senate poised to vote, we need your voice right now.
Demand An End to Child Labor PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: society, safety, child, children, sadness, rights, politics, news, law, humans, interesting, health, government, freedoms, ethics, death, dishonesty, americans, congress, economy, propaganda )

- 737 days ago -
oin The Nation in calling for an end to child labor in agriculture. Contact your representatives and demand they fight to bring the CARE Act up for a vote.
Alan Alda and Joe Mantegna to Host Telethon for Veterans Read More: Http://Www.Looktothestars.Org/ News/10851-Alan-Alda-and-Joe-
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: celebrity, americans, veterans, ethics, culture, sadness, society, safety, women, violence, news, interesting, government, dishonesty, treatment, protection, war, troops )

- 749 days ago -
On Sunday, November 10th, 2013, Alan Alda and Joe Mantegna will host HOMEWARD BOUND, a live four-hour national telethon to support American veterans suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI).
China State Media Blasts US Shutdown, Calls for a 'De-Americanized' World
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, politics, news, interesting, finance, debt, dishonesty, society, safety, sadness, freedoms, economy, congress )

- 771 days ago -
With days to go before the United States debt default deadline, Beijing aired its frustrations with the shutdown Sunday, saying it was time to consider a "de-Americanized" world order.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, republicans, congress, world, history, interesting, poetry, government shutdown, ethics )

- 782 days ago -
Why is there such great idleness inside Senate house? Why are the Senators sitting there, not passing any laws? Because the barbarians will arrive today. Why should the Senators still be making laws? The barbarians, when they come, will legislate.
Maddow: GOP Overreach Has re-Energized the Civil Rights Movement (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, civil rights movement, americans, MLK, politics, freedoms, society, politics, rights, news, interesting, freedoms, government, culture, ethics, humans, law, media )

- 820 days ago -
In the clip embedded below, Rachel Maddow discussed how Republican attempts to restrict voting access for traditionally Democratic constituencies has re-energized and given new focus to the civil rights movement.
@SUBWAY: Remove Your Ads From Rush Limbaugh PETITION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, interesting, media, news, politics, rights, society, republicans, propaganda, americans )

- 837 days ago -
Subway funds hate radio with every advertisement on the Rush Limbaugh Show. Over 2,600 advertisers have stopped supporting Rush Limbaugh's shows, and Subway should follow suit. Join our boycott until they stop.
8 Ways Privatization Has Brought Pain and Misery to American Life
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: education, health, government, ethics, society, safety, rights, americans, news, law, politics, healthcare, humans, interesting, medicine, protection, treatment, freedoms, government, congress, dishonesty )

- 839 days ago -
Said Ted Koppel, "We are privatizing ourselves into one disaster after another." The 8 Ways: Health, Water, Internet, Transportation, Banking, Prisons, Transportation and Education
Rural Voters Support Preschool as Strategy to Help Local Economy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, children, education, ethics, family, government, interesting, media, society, safety, rights, politics, usa, congress, obama, economy )

- 842 days ago -
Eighty-five percent of rural voters surveyed in the Great Plains, Midwest, & Southeast said they strongly supported or somewhat supported preschool programs as a way to boost the rural and small-town economy in a survey conducted by the Center for Rural
Not So Solid South: Democratic Party Survives In Rural Elliott County, Kentucky
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, culture, interesting, politics, media, usa, republicans, democrats, elections, americans, dishonesty, congress, usa, economy )

- 925 days ago -
In 2012, Elliott became the last county to vote Democratic -- not just in Kentucky, but among all predominantly white counties in the rural South.

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